I provide professional, non-judgmental, collaborative support to individuals and couples in Vancouver. By offering a safe and warm therapeutic environment for exploring your unique life challenges, I can help you to increase your self-awareness and break free from painful patterns. My therapeutic practice is guided by a client-centred and strengths-based framework. I am a a registered service provider for the Crime Victim Assistance Program (CVAP) through the BC Ministry of Justice.

Areas of Practice

TRAUMA AND ABUSE

Trauma is damage to the mind and body that occurs as a result of an event (or series of events) that is so stressful that it exceeds one’s ability to cope or integrate the emotions involved with that experience. While Read more…

SEX THERAPY

Sex therapy is specialized talk therapy which focuses on addressing sexual concerns, either as an individual or as a couple. Concerns about an aspect of your sexuality or sex life can often be difficult to understand and resolve because of Read more…

HEARTBREAK & SEPARATION

Breakups are painful. After a relationship separation, people often feel sad, lost, empty, alone, and angry. Expecting yourself to just “bounce back” after heartbreak is unrealistic. Recovering from the loss will take time and support. Seeing a counsellor is an Read more…

RELATIONSHIPS

I am trained in in EFT (Emotionally Focused Therapy) which views emotions as important indicators of the normal and healthy needs that people experience in relationships. Although these emotions can sometimes feel overwhelming, I believe that it is the act Read more…

NON-STANDARD SEXUALITY

I am experienced in working with sexual minorities, including those in the LGBTQ+ community, and people practicing non-monogamy and BDSM. I have seen many clients who have faced judgment for their sexual orientation or sexual practices in mainstream mental health Read more…